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Honoring Environmental Trailblazers at the 2024 Bulles Cardin Awards
Honoring Environmental Trailblazers at the 2024 Bulles Cardin Awards

On May 17, 2024, the picturesque town of Théoule-sur-Mer hosted the Bulles Cardin Awards, celebrating exceptional contributions to environmental sustainability. Rodrigo Basilicati-Cardin, President of the Cardin Group, led the ceremony, paying tribute to the winners and the enduring legacy of Pierre Cardin and his architectural masterpiece, the Palais Bulles.

Recognizing Leaders in Environmental Protection

SEADS was honored with the Ocean for Our Planet Award for their innovative Blue Barriers technology, which intercepts plastic waste in rivers before it can reach the ocean. By partnering with local communities, SEADS transforms collected plastic into valuable resources, promoting both environmental and economic benefits.

The Space for Our Planet Award was presented to SPACEMANIC for their groundbreaking WaterCube technology. This underwater satellite, inspired by the Cubesat model, combines space and oceanic technologies, making deep-sea and space observation more accessible. The WaterCube represents a significant advancement in environmental monitoring and scientific exploration.

The Encouragement Award recognized the efforts of the NGO CoopeMolusChomes, dedicated to preserving Costa Rica's mangrove ecosystems. By supporting sustainable and traditional fishing communities, CoopeMolusChomes plays a vital role in maintaining these critical coastal environments while promoting local livelihoods.

Honoring Environmental Trailblazers at the 2024 Bulles Cardin Awards

The Vision of Pierre Cardin and the Palais Bulles

The Bulles Cardin Awards are deeply connected to the legacy of Pierre Cardin, a visionary designer whose influence extended beyond fashion to encompass innovative architecture and environmental design. The Palais Bulles, an architectural wonder designed by Cardin, serves as a symbol of his commitment to sustainability and creative excellence. With its unique design and integration into the natural landscape, the Palais Bulles reflects Cardin’s vision of harmonious living with nature.

Notable Guests and Honorees

The 2024 Bulles Cardin Awards were sponsored by Bertrand Piccard, an explorer and environmentalist renowned for his Solar Impulse project. The event featured distinguished guests such as Hervé Derrey, President and CEO of Thales Alenia Space, and Jacques Rougerie, an esteemed architect and oceanographer who received a special award. Olivier Poivre d’Arvor, France's Ambassador for the Poles and Presidential Delegate for the 2025 United Nations Ocean Conference, also attended, adding to the ceremony’s prestige.

Inspiring Future Generations

The achievements celebrated at the Bulles Cardin Awards highlight the importance of innovation in addressing environmental challenges. The work of SEADS, SPACEMANIC, and CoopeMolusChomes showcases the potential for technological advancements and community collaboration to create sustainable solutions. The legacy of Pierre Cardin and the inspiration of the Palais Bulles will continue to guide and motivate future efforts to protect our planet.